Maybe you can envision yourself in a furniture retail store or a showroom. You would love to be surrounded by fabric swatches, carpet samples, and furniture and lighting styles ranging from modern to traditional. If this is the case, consider furniture sales as an option for an interior decorator career. To work in furniture sales, you'll need good communication skills and have a flair for color and design. Many places will pay base salary and commission based on the amount of sales you conduct. This interior decorator career opportunity is perfect for those with an outgoing personality and eye for coordinating interior pieces.